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1977-78 Season
Fixtures and Results
League Table - Appearances - Seasonal Stats

  Date   Opposition Score Scorers Att.
League Results
August
1 20th H Torquay United 1-2 L Malone 2,351
2 23rd A Halifax Town 0-3 L   1,714
3 27th A Southport 1-1 D Goad 1,628
September
4 3rd H Scunthorpe United 1-0 W Malone 1,960
5 10th H Wimbledon 2-0 W McMordie, Poskett 2,731
6 13th A Grimsby Town 1-2 L Downing 4,021
7 17th A Northampton Town 3-5 L Poskett 2, Newton 3,499
8 24th H Reading 2-1 W Ayre, Downing 2,402
9 27th H Rochdale 1-0 W Ayre 3,389
October
10 1st A Crewe Alexandra 0-1 L   2,051
11 4th A Huddersfield Town 1-3 L Ayre 3,966
12 8th H Bournemouth 0-1 L   2,601
13 14th A Southend United 1-1 D Poskett 5,686
14 22nd H Brentford 3-1 W Poskett 2, Ayre 2,470
15 29th A Barnsley 2-3 L Poskett 2 4,287
November
16 5th H Watford 1-2 L Poskett 3,143
17 11th A Stockport County 0-6 L   4,179
18 19th H Doncaster Rovers 0-2 L   2,309
December
19 3rd A Newport County 2-4 L Ayre, Newton 3,323
20 10th H Aldershot 2-2 D Gaffney, Ayre 2,082
21 26th A York City 0-1 L   3,603
22 27th H Darlington 2-1 W Downing, Poskett 5,299
23 31st H Swansea City 0-4 L   3,211
January
24 2nd A Watford 0-1 L   16,866
25 14th A Torquay United 0-0 D   2,421
February
26 7th H Halifax Town 1-1 D Downing 3,537
27 18th A Reading 3-2 W Gibb, Ayre, White (og) 4,322
28 20th A Wimbledon 0-3 L   1,440
29 25th H Crewe Alexandra 1-1 D Roberts (og) 2,506
30 28th H Southport 2-1 W Gibb, Ayre 2,432
March
31 4th A Bournemouth 0-1 L   2,992
32 7th H Grimsby Town 3-1 W Bielby (pen), Foggon, G Smith 2,595
33 11th H Southend United 1-0 W Bielby (pen) 3,115
34 14th H York City 4-2 W G Smith, Newton, Ayre, Gibb 3,496
35 18th A Brentford 0-2 L   7,499
36 24th H Barnsley 1-2 L Houchen 4,315
37 25th A Darlington 2-1 W Foggon, Houchen 3,372
April
38 1st A Swansea City 0-8 L   7,149
39 4th A Rochdale 1-0 W Houchen 972
40 8th H Stockport County 2-0 W Gibb, Ayre 2,416
41 11th H Northampton Town 0-2 L   2,844
42 15th A Doncaster Rovers 0-2 L   2,040
43 18th A Scunthorpe United 0-2 L   2,317
44 22nd H Newport County 1-1 D Houchen 2,027
45 25th H Huddersfield Town 3-2 W Ayre 2, Larkin 1,926
46 29th A Aldershot 0-3 L   3,624
League Table
F.A. Cup Results
R1 26th Nov A Tranmere Rovers 1-1 D T Smith 3,564
rep 29th Nov H Tranmere Rovers 3-1 W Newton, Ayre, Bielby 4,827
R2 17th Dec H Runcorn 4-2 W Bielby, Newton 2, Poskett (pen) 6,112
R3 7th Jan H Crystal Palace 2-1 W Newton 2 4,502
R4 28th Jan A Ipswich Town 1-4 L Downing 24,207
F.L. Cup Results
1-1 13th Aug A Grimsby Town 0-3 L   2,318
1-2 16th Aug H Grimsby Town 1-2 L Bielby 2,733

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